With the help of fellow numa operative joe zavala, he takes on the sinister organization at the heart of this web, facing off with them in locations ranging from Monaco to North Korea to the rugged coasts of Madagascar. Determined to know the fate of his friend, suspicious accidents, and soon finds himself descending into a shadowy world of state-sponsored cybercrime, he begins to search for answers, and uncovering a pattern of vanishing scientists, and a web of human trafficking.
Ghost Ship NUMA Files series Book 12 #ad - . When numa team leader kurt austin finds his own memories of a dangerous mission aren't to be trusted, he must follow a trail of mysterious disppearances to the truth in this novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series. But where he will ultimately end up even he could not begin to guess.
Zero Hour NUMA Files series Book 11G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Disappearing documents and sudden, unexplained earthquakes suggest she may be in trouble. And the clues point to a scientist who may have achieved in the impossible, the construction of a zero-point energy machine. But so far, no one has. The pair are interrupted by a boat chase raging across the harbor. Anderson is somehow connected.
But when austin rushes to the scene, he’s intercepted by the head of the Australian Security Intelligence Organization. And even if they could, would they be able to contain it? Kurt Austin and his NUMA Special Assignments team are about to find out. Kurt austin is attending a symposium in Sydney, Australia, when he meets a stunning theoretical physicist named Hayley Anderson at the Opera House steps.
Zero Hour NUMA Files series Book 11 #ad - Kurt austin and the numa crew must stop a vengeful scientist from tearing apart the very surface of the earth in this fast-paced installment in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series. It is called zero-point energy—contained in all matter, it would become an unlimited resource for anyone able to tap into it.
Asked to step aside, austin isn’t quite ready to let go of the chase, especially when he learns that Ms.
The Pharaoh's Secret NUMA Files series Book 13G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Part of their adversary's plan rests on the manipulation of a newly discovered aquifer beneath the Sahara, but an even more devastating weapon at his disposal may threaten the entire world: a plant extract known as the black mist, discovered in the City of the Dead and rumored to have the power to take life from the living and restore it to the dead.
With the balance of power in africa and europe on the verge of tipping, and the rest of the NUMA team will have to fight to discover the truth behind the legends—but to do that, they have to confront in person the greatest legend of them all: Osiris, Joe, Kurt, the ruler of the Egyptian underworld.
The Pharaoh's Secret NUMA Files series Book 13 #ad - When the numa crew is exposed to a dangerous toxin, kurt austin and his most trusted friend, kurt austin and Joe Zavala will stop at nothing to find a cure foretold by Ancient Egyptian lore in this exhilarting novel from the #1 New York Times–bestselling series Head of NUMA special assignments, Joe Zavala tangle with a ruthless powerbroker scheming to build a new Egyptian empire as glorious as those of the Pharaohs.
The Storm NUMA Files series Book 10G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - A few hours later, joe zavala, kurt austin, and other members of the NUMA Special Assignments Team are dispatched to check on their colleagues. And, on assignment this close to the hearts and minds of the NUMA crew, the danger is likely to hit close to home. But what they may not learn in time is the face of their true enemy.
They find no survivors, but the remains of a new technological marvel on the smoldering hulk of the ship point them towards a new adversary. In the middle of the indian ocean, a nuMA research vessel is taking water samples at sunset, when a crew member spots the familiar sheen of black oil ahead of them.
Knowing the victims makes this mission deeply personal for Austin and Zavala. Filled with the high-stakes suspense and boundless imagination that are unique to Cussler, The Storm is one of the most thrilling novels yet from the grand master of adventure. But it is not oil. Like a horde of army ants, a swarm of black particles suddenly attacks the ship, killing everyone aboard, while the ship itself goes up in flames.
The Storm NUMA Files series Book 10 #ad - When the incomplete invention of a genius environmentalist falls into the wrong hands, it’s the NUMA crew that will be the first casualties of war, and team leader Kurt Austin will stop at nothing to get justice for his fellow agents in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series. They’ll find the technology that can make it happen: microrobots, originally designed to stave off polution.
. They’ll uncover the scheme: an audacial plan to alter the weather on a global scale.
Devil's Gate NUMA Files series Book 9G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - But austin and zavala will have to seek help from another Russian operative if they are going to find out the truth. Filled with the high-stakes suspense and boundless invention that are unique to Cussler, Devil’s Gate is one of the most thrilling novels yet from the grand master of adventure. The “spine-tingling adventures” chicago tribune of kurt Austin and Joe Zavala continue as the NUMA® crew teams up with a beautiful Russian agent in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series.
Numa special assignment team leader kurt austin, and his right-hand man, are looking forward to a submersible race to test out their prototype Barracuda, Joe Zavala, in an effort to enjoy their own special brand of rest and relaxation. When a gang of pirates try to take advantage of the disaster, their own boat explodes.
Devil's Gate NUMA Files series Book 9 #ad - But then a japanese cargo ship cruising the eastern Atlantic near the Azores bursts into flames. And austin and zavala find they’ve got no choice but to investigate. The discovery of ships and planes littered across the sea floor in an underwater graveyard lead the NUMA team to the research of a top scientist, who recently disappeared off the streets of Geneva.
Somehow connected to the decades-old defection of a mysterious citizen of the USSR, the scientist’s studies on magnetics may offer answers.
Medusa NUMA Files series Book 8G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - At the same time, a bathysphere is attacked by an underwater vehicle and left helpless a half-mile below the surface, off Bermuda, its passengers—including Zavala—left to die. Only kurt austin’s heroic measures save them from a watery grave, but suspecting a connection, Austin puts the NUMA team on the case.
. Deep-sea explorer and government operative kurt Austin must save the world from a deliberate viral outbreak in this thriller from the #1 New York Times-bestselling authorIn the Micronesian islands, a top-secret U. S. Austin's team has no way to prepare for what comes next: a hideous series of medical experiments, an extraordinarily ambitious Chinese criminal organization, and a secret new virus that threatens to set off a worldwide pandemic.
Medusa NUMA Files series Book 8 #ad - Government-sponsored undersea lab conducting vital biomedical research on a rare jellyfish known as the Blue Medusa suddenly disappears. Austin and zavala have been in tight spots before, but this time it’s not just their own skins they’re trying to save—it’s the lives of millions. Filled with the high-stakes suspense and boundless invention that are unique to Cussler, Medusa is the most thrilling novel yet from the grand master of adventure.
Nighthawk The NUMA Files Book 14G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - The new york times bestsellernuma crew leaders kurt austin and joe zavala must beat the clock to stop the world’s most dazzling new technological advance from becoming mankind’s last in this action-packed thriller from the #1 New York Times–bestselling grand master of adventure. When the most advanced aircraft ever designed vanishes over the South Pacific, Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala are drawn into a deadly contest to locate the fallen machine.
Russia and china covet the radical technology, but the United States worries about a darker problem. They know what others don’t—that the x-37 is carrying a dangerous secret, a payload of exotic matter, extracted from the upper reaches of the atmosphere and stored at a temperature near absolute zero.
Nighthawk The NUMA Files Book 14 #ad - . As long as it remains frozen, but if it thaws, the cargo is inert, it will unleash a catastrophe of nearly unthinkable proportions. From the galapagos islands to the jungles of south America to an icy mountain lake many believe to be the birthplace of the Inca, the entire NUMA team will risk everything in an effort to avert disaster.
. But they may be caught in a race that no one can win.
The Navigator NUMA Files series Book 7G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Their first victim is a crooked antiquities dealer, murdered in cold blood. Kurt austin and the numa special assignments team search for an ancient Middle Eastern relic with secret ties to an American founding father in the #1 bestselling New York Times-bestselling series. Rich with all the hair-raising action and endless invention that have become Cussler’s hallmarks, The Navigator is the best yet from “Clive the Incredible”.
Years ago, an invaluable phoenician statue known as the Navigator was stolen from the Baghdad museum, and there are men who would do anything to get their hands on it. The search for answers will take the numa team on an astonishing odyssey through time and space, one that encompasses no less than the lost treasures of King Solomon, a mysterious packet of documents personally encoded by Thomas Jefferson, and a top-secret scientific project that could change the world forever.
The Navigator NUMA Files series Book 7 #ad - And that’s before the surprises really begin. Their second target a un investigator, only survives thanks to the timely assistance of Kurt Austin and Joe Zavala. What’s so special about this statue? Austin wonders.
Polar Shift NUMA Files series Book 6G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - Rich with all the hair-raising action and endless imagination that have become Cussler’s hallmarks, Polar Shift is a wonderful thriller—indeed, “vintage Cussler. ”. The only problem is, it cannot be reversed. Now, the charismatic leader of an antiglobalization group plans to use it to give the world’s industrialized nations a small jolt, before reversing the shift back again.
Numa operative kurt austin takes on a madman fronting as an evironmentalist in this #1 New York Times-bestselling series. Sixty years ago, which could cause massive eruptions, earthquaks, an eccentric Hungarian genius discovered how to artificially trigger such a shift in the polar ice caps, and even climate changes.
Polar Shift NUMA Files series Book 6 #ad - But then his work disappeared, or so it was thought. Once it starts, there is nothing anyone can do. Austin, zavala, and the rest of the numa special Assignments Team must make strange alliances to protect this technology from being exploited by their new and power-hungry nemesis before the entire planet is made to pay.
Lost City NUMA Files series Book 5G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - As danger creeps closer to Ms. Labelle, a scientist half-way across the globe is kidnapped. Kurt austin is mid-mission when his new colleague, the stunning archeologist Skye Labelle, is called away to examine a mysterious 16th-century military helmet discovered in the possession of a very contemporary-looking corpse.
. At the same time, in an area known as “lost City, experts working to harvest an enzyme discovered two thousand feet down in the North Atlantic, ” start turning up dead. Labelle’s research on the armor draws her into the sights of a ruthless black-widow with her own plans for the artifact. And it’s up to kurt austin, with the help of joe Zavala and the NUMA Special Assignments Team, to put the pieces together if he’s going to keep his friend safe.
Lost City NUMA Files series Book 5 #ad - Ms. The numa crew, under kurt austin’s direction, take on a blood-thirsty family with a fortune built on crime, in what may be race to discover the very secret of ever-lasting life in this heart-bounding installment in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series. Worlds apart in location and areas of expertise, they all have something in common.
The Rising Sea The NUMA Files Book 15G.P. Putnam's Sons #ad - What they find at the bottom of the east china Sea, however, is even worse than they imagined: a diabolical plan to upset the Pacific balance of power--and in the process displace as many as a billion people. A rare alloy unlike anything else on earth, a pair of five-hundred-year-old japanese talismans, an assassin so violent even the Yakuza has disowned him, an audacious technological breakthrough that will become a very personal nightmare for Kurt Austin - from the shark-filled waters of Asia to the high-tech streets of Tokyo to a forbidden secret island, the NUMA team must risk everything to head off the coming catastrophe.
. Everywhere, waters are rising--and that's just the beginning of the world's peril unless the NUMA crew can beat the clock in this thrilling #1 New York Times-bestseller from the grand master of adventure. An alarming rise in the world's sea levels--much larger than could be accounted for by glacier melt--sends Kurt Austin, Joe Zavala, and the rest of the NUMA scientific team rocketing around the globe in search of answers.